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PBS
Sep 20, 2012 7:00pm PDT
with linchlgs to al qaeda may have been involved in the attacks on the u.s. consulate in libya. the september 11 attacks on the consulate in benghazi claimed the lives of the u.s. ambassador to libya and three other u.s. personnel. the attack came as muslim protested a u.s.-made film which they say insults the prophet muhammed. white house press secretary jay carney said the fbi investigation is ongoing. he said the investigators have no information at this point that suggests that the attack was significantly preplanned. carney said that investigators are now looking into al qaeda affiliates, in particular the group known as al qaeda in the islamic magreg. >>> the conflict of interest in syria is causing more human suffering and civilian casualties. opposition activists say 55 people were killed in an explosion at a gas station triggered by a government air strike. amateur video shows the site in the northern city near the turkish border. people are suffering from a serious shortage of daily goods and were lined up at the station to buy fuel. a day earlier, rebel fighters had seized a location
WHUT
Sep 12, 2012 7:00am EDT
the prophet muhammad has led to the death of four u.s. officials, one of them the ambassador to libya, christopher stevens. officials said he died when the consulate was set on fire. three others died. there's been no confirmation from the united states. the secretary of hillary clinton issued a statement. but she added there is no justification for violence. emily buchanon has more. >> inferno overnight at the u.s. consulate in benghazi. militants stormed the compound and set fire to buildings. it's not clear yet how the ambassador died, but reports suggests his car may have come under rocket attacks as he and others were trying to escape. the anger was sparked by a provocative film made by an israeli american about the life of the prophet muhammad. >> my name is christopher stevens and i'm the new u.s. ambassador to libya. >> the american ambassador of christopher stevens had a lifelong interest in the middle east. he had been in libya for less than four months after taking up his post in may. the killings was strongly condemned by libya's general national congress. it's not clear w
ABC
Sep 5, 2012 5:00am PDT
rain and lightning the biggest concern because it could spark a fire or two. by 4:00 upper 80s inland, 80 around the bay, 60 at the coast. as we look the next three days, possibility exists for more thunderstorms, random, tomorrow and then drier, quieter friday, saturday, temperatures close to where they should be for this time of the year. time for traffic. >>> happy wednesday! pretty light conditions out there at this hour as you might imagine live shot of 680 through walnut creek, what a difference from yesterday morning when we had a nightmare of traffic situation there. right now flowing smoothly, a little slowing towards the 24 junction through the san ramon valley southbound 680 construction through danville and alamo area, various lanes blocked for the next little bit. no significant delays past the scene. looking good through the emeryville area into berkeley and macarthur maze this is 80 westbound east shore freeway no delays. bay bridge toll remains light. earlier accident 580 west after grant line that is clear. flowing smoothly from livermore up and over the altamont pass
CBS
Sep 7, 2012 6:30pm EDT
. bill: easy service game for serena. 2-0. shot on the official site of the u.s. open, at u.s.-- usopen.org and find your largest selection of 2012 machine. go to usopen.org. there's some numbers. serena dominating the first serve. twice as many total points for serena, 40 to only 22 from sara serena, 40 to only 22 from sara errani. bill: 15-15. john: i mean, it's impressive that she can serve like this and get to a semi, a slam at the u.s. open. on a pretty quick court. bill: getting to the semifinals of the u.s. open without a single ace. which means no free points. she has to earn everything out there. john: that's exactly right. great excesser to -- competitor no doubt about that. bill: 30-15. mary: you can hear her comporting herself. she's got plenty -- exorting herself. she's got plenty of fight. more fight than fire power, that's for sure. she'll be happy if she wins this game. she'll show it. [laughter] mary: there it is. john: she won a set. bill: so she's on the board here in the second set. only the second game won by sara errani. it has been all serena here in this semifina
CSPAN
Sep 10, 2012 8:30pm EDT
this also dragging the global economy down. we will hear more about that as well as look at u.s. fiscal policy posted by the council on foreign relations this is an hour. >> good morning. we can get started. >> for those of you that don't know me i am sebastian of the council. a couple housekeeping things. please remember this is on the record, this meeting. [inaudible] if you have a cell phone device [inaudible] [laughter] >> we agree to group for this meeting. [inaudible] in the middle and john was a kind of anchorperson of this meeting serious when it was going a while ago, and he is now at seis and was recently at the international monetary fund. and, so, we obviously have from the size of the audience appreciation of the quality of the panel. we may also have an appreciation of the economy. it runs obviously to next week's meeting of the fed to the questions about the chinese slowdown and all of that. i thought we would start with europe since the sort of the altar on that may be the biggest but in this case i guess the press conference would be in about half an hour. so i wouldn't
KRON
Sep 26, 2012 4:00am PDT
temperatures in the bay area starting tomorrow we will see temperatures climb to the '90s tomorrow officially marks the first day of the warming trend as of right now we do have some clout covered. pretty widespread coupled with the onshore flow we are seeing clout cover for pretty much everyone. your temperature's out the door in the fifties later on this afternoon to the upper 50s '60s, '70s, and low 80s. >> looks like the clouds will return to the coastline and we will see if their conditions were pretty much everyone else. this is showing how widespread th /+ the cloud cover is. for miles for half moon bay 3 up in santa rosa and religious depends on where you're located bush is certainly drive with extra caution and be mindful of the cars in front of you. as we see where the temperatures are going later today this is our 6:00 hour the blue on your skin cream represents the '50s. not too much movement until the afternoon hours. 60s along the coast line '70s for the majority of the bay area. as we pushed closer to your afternoon high we see more in the way of orange indicating '80s not only
PBS
Sep 17, 2012 4:30pm PDT
on auto exports, china fires back on unfair trade practices by the u.s. from stocks to oil and gold prices, we get the outlook for what to expect between now and the end of the year. and a birthday for "occupy wall street". while protests and arrests mark the movement's first anniversary, a look at what it's accomplished. that and more tonight on "n.b.r."! trade tensions between the united states and china are heating up again. this morning, the two countries challenged each other in the world trade organization. the u.s. is accusing china of illegally subsidizing auto and auto parts exports, and hurting u.s. made goods. and china claims trade laws here, open the door for illegal tariffs on a wide range of chinese products. sylvia hall breaks down what's behind the latest flareup. >> reporter: here in the u.s., the auto and auto parts industries employ about 800,000 american workers. the government says those workers are hurt by the money china gives to subsidize its own auto industry. and in ohio, a key swing state fueled by cars, president obama promised a crack down: >> these are subsid
WHUT
Sep 27, 2012 6:00pm EDT
days. >> it is time for the u.s. to cease the persecution of wikileaks, to cease its persecution of our people, and to cease its persecution of our sources. >> we will play julian assange's address and speak to his attorney michael ratner. all of that and more coming up. this is "democracy now!," democracynow.org, the war and peace report. i'm amy goodman. anti-austerity protests continue to rage in greece and spain as both countries praise for fresh cuts. greek leaders a meeting today over $15 billion austerity plan aimed at persuading international lenders to release tens of billions in aid. demonstrations erupted across greece and the first general strike since the new government took office in june. in the greek capital athens, tens of thousands took to the streets, some hurling firebombs, breaking windows, and setting fires. spain is expected to unveil massive cuts today in its budget plan for next year. on wednesday, protesters are rounded the spanish parliament for a second day to protest against austerity. opposition activists are claiming more than 300 people were killed in syr
CNBC
Sep 5, 2012 4:00am EDT
. >>> fedex cuts lower earnings forecast. >>> u.s. department of justice accuses bp of gross negligence over the gulf of mexico spill, blaming bp's culture of recklessness. >>> thailand central bank says they keep interest rates on hold at 3%. >>> welcome to today's program. we're going to get straight to the data. >> and the data ain't that great. >> final services pmi today for the eurozone has come in at 47.2. flash number was 47.5. in july it was 47.9. final composite pmi, 46.6 flash point. eurozone likely to have stepped back into recession according to these numbers, if you do the read through from that. a seventh month of con tracks. new orders dwindling. august pmi slightly below earlier flash estimate. joining us with his own thoughts right now is larry hathaway at ubs investment. thanks for joining us. whilst we wait for the ecb, the economics is getting worse. how much worse is the economics going to get? >> well, it is. it's confirming the recession that's been under way now and it continues. confidence is very weak. fiscal policy is being tightened. interest rates are very high
ABC
Sep 9, 2012 7:00am EDT
on all three indices on thursday, following that announcement. the dow and s&p 500 hit three-year highs, and the nasdq posted a nearly 12-year high. stocks continued to rise on friday, and gm rose 10%, chchrysler, climbing 14%, compad to earthquake related supply disruptions last year. all of those companies came in ahead of expectations andhe annual sales rate in the u.s. now stands at 14.5 million cars. it is an extraordinarily busy and important week from the jobs numbers to the ecb plan. but there are plenty of other things to pay attention to, as well. joining me is the chief investment strategist, russ koesterich. thank you for joining us. >>> thank you. >> 96,000 jobs created, fewer than the market expected, but the unemployment rate did fall to 8.1%. what is your take on the numbers and the economy? >> unfortunately, it was a bad report on several fronts, even the drop in the unemployment rate was negative. i'll explain why in a moment. so you're below expectatitions job creation, the sharp slowdown from the rate in july. we're seeing the wes slow down. again, thi is a challenge
CNBC
Sep 13, 2012 4:00am EDT
's the question before the fed today as the central bank looks to provide a fresh boost to the u.s. economy. >> plus indonesia, new zealand and even the bank of korea hold rates steady as policymakers wait to see what comes out of washington. >> so welcome to today's show. another bric on the road with the dutch election. >> i have to say the european events we were worried about heading into the week, for the most part, it's check the box. it wasn't a catastrophe. center right party probably means a pro european attitude. >> and then will the fed check the box today. >> this is the question. plenty to get through on today's program. pro europe party's leader will be in the hague to discuss the outcome of those elections. and five is finally alive. apple showed off the new iphone. we'll get reaction from hong kong. >> the swiss national bank keeps its cap on the franc, but trims back growth forecast. we'll get a view from zurich. plus we'll speak to one economist in the u.s. about the case for and against more stimulus. >> waiting on 5 and wait to see on qe-3. a lot of alliteration going on
FOX News
Sep 12, 2012 8:00am PDT
in the u.s., critical of the muslim prophet muhammad and it has been getting heavy play on the internet. the consulate was hit by rockets t was burnt down. u.s. and libyan force, respond but as hit apparently the vehicle which the ambassador and others were trying to flea the scene. libyan officials have apologized. they say they're looking for those responsible. one group suspected right now with allegiance to al qaeda but there are many militant groups operating in the post-qaddafi libya scene right now as we have seen first-hand. u.s. is also investigating, president obama saying that justice will be done. that team of marines is set to go to the compound and secure it. this followed as you noted, jon, the riot and assault on the u.s. embassy yesterday in cairo. protesters there also angry about that film. we have been in contact today with staffers at the embassy. they say things are going along okay today but there is more security, as there is more security beefed up and tensions beefed up throughout the region. we're already getting word from u.s. embassies in tunisia as well as
CNBC
Sep 9, 2012 7:30pm EDT
fooling that announcement and the dow and s&p 500 getting three-year highs and nasdaq posted a nearly 12-year high. stocks continued to rise on friday. auto sales continue in high gear. gm rising 10% from a year ago. ford up 13%. chrysler criming 14% and toyota up a whopping 46%. that's compared to earthquake related supply disruptions last year. all came in ahead of expectations and annual sales rate stands at 14.5 million cars. >>> it is an extraordinarily busy and important week from the jobs numbers to the ecb plan but there are plenty of other things to pay attention to as well. joining me to talk about that is black rock's chief global investment strategist ross koesterich. let's start with the jobs numbers, 96,000 jobs created, fewer than the market expected but the unemployment rate did fall to 8.1%. what's your take on the numbers and what does it tell you about the economy? >> you know, this was a bad report. it was a bad report on several fronts and even the drop in the unemployment rate was negative. i'll explain why in a moment. you're below expectations an job creation and
FOX Business
Sep 6, 2012 5:00pm EDT
's what is "money" tonight. our special series, oil's dire strait continues. the u.s. spends a ton to protect the strait of hormuz and the oil supply that moves through it every year. would all that money be better spent making the u.s. energy independent instead? oil tycoon, t. boone pickens weighs in on that. >>> will the keystone pipeline finally win approval? transcanada submitted a new plan to the government. the ceo of transcanada is here with details in a first on fox interview. >>> democratic darling elizabeth warren slams inequality at convention but a former bain capital managing director ed kinard says the growing wealth gap is actually a good thing. he joins me to explain that one. we can't wait for that. even when not, it he is always about money. a even when they say it's not it is always about money. you know it that i don't to say it every day. because you know that. here are the he had he lines. bond buying program from the european central bank is getting roaring approval. the latest attempt to solve the european debt crisis. dow, s&p and nasdaq closing at a level
NBC
Sep 28, 2012 4:00am PDT
to stop iran from building a nuclear weapon. the white house reacted by saying the u.s. shares israel's goal of stopping that from happening but so far it has refused to set an ultimatum. nbc's danielle leigh reports. >> reporter: from a fight over the west bank to fears about iran's nuclear program, israeli prime minister benjamin netanyahu spoke under pressure before the united nations. >> today a great battle is being waged. >> reporter: just one day after iran's president mahmoud amadinejad accused israel and the west of intimidation, netanyahu delivered iran new ultimatum against its controversial nuclear program. >> a red line should be drawn right here before, before iran completes the second stage of nuclear enrichment necessary to make a bomb. >> reporter: israel and the west suspect iran is trying to build a nuclear weapon and fear the impact on the region, but so far diplomatic efforts to stop iran, who calls its program peaceful, have been unsuccessful. netanyahu also spoke directly to the palestinian president mahmoud abbas. >> we won't solve our conflict with libelous sp
KRON
Sep 26, 2012 7:00am PDT
of delays at sfo for of arriving flights are averaging 53 minutes. by lunchtime '60s by the heart of the day. the north bay the east bay ballets and part of the south bay's will be in the '70s. by 3:00 p.m. we see a lot more in the way of warrants indicating where we see the '80s. los gatos at 80 degrees. 77 in santa clara. eighties in fairfield and antioch. 71 in san leandro. when the cloud cover stars to pull back will see the mid-70s. upper 50s in daly city. for those of you having to the giants' game against the diamondbacks the first pitch is that 7:15 p.m.. they will start off and the low 60s and you'll see cloud cover with winds at 15 mi. an hour. the warm-up starts tomorrow. saturday slated to be the warmest with the mid- 90s. and those '70s for the coast. >> there is a very slow ride at the bay bridge this morning. originally 20 minutes now 24. the 884 interchange is extremely slow. the metering lights are clamped down look there's hardly any movement through the toll plaza. there's a suspicion that something is going on near the bridge. there are big delays now as you had from the
CNBC
Sep 26, 2012 4:00am EDT
went up. ignored that yesterday. >> u.s. consumers are about the only consumers who seem to be doing somewhat better these days. certainly not the case across most of europe. >> not that happy in spain. spanish police and protesters clashing in madrid last night. thousands descended on the country's parliament, demanding fresh elections and an end to cuts and tax hikes. joining us on the phone is a reporter for the newspaper. i think you've been up all night. how would you describe the mood on the streets and the strength of these clashes? >> reporter: people were, like -- people feel this anger toward politicians due to the cuts, to the social cuts. it was tense. clashes were very violent. and they happened, like, suddenly. and there were many people with terrible wounds. it was a terrible image. >> what spurred the violence and how unexpected was that these protests saw such violence? >> reporter: the people that were calling for these protests were not really organized, so it was difficult for the police and for the journalists and for everyone to see what could happen. they're no
KCSMMHZ
Sep 14, 2012 2:30pm PDT
people are dead and 28 wounded as protesters attacked the u.s. embassy in the capital tunis. >> the pope brings a message of peace and reconciliation to 11 on, but his visit is also marred by deadly protests. violence is sweeping parts of the mideast in africa as protesters vent their anger over an anti-islam video. now, they are not just aiming their targets at the u.s. >> we go to sudan where thousands of demonstrators stormed the german and british embassies in the capital khartoum. reports says -- say they smashed windows before heading to the u.s. embassy. >> berlin says embassy staff are safe, but there are reports of one death near the u.s. mission. >> we will go live in just a moment, but first, we have this report. >> the violence erupted after friday prayers. an angry crowd stormed the german embassy in khartoum. smoke and flying rocks filled the air. their rage is directed toward germany and the west in general. >> when they insult our beliefs, our religion under the slogan of freedom and democracy, we say to hell with freedom and democracy when it touches religion and faith.
FOX News
Sep 12, 2012 3:00pm PDT
been coordinated attacks on two american diplomatic posts overseas resulting in the murder of u.s. ambassador to libya and three others. we have every angle covered. politics, policy, reality on the ground in libya and egypt tonight. but first, to start, a detailed timeline. this actually all began late monday. mon, september 10, 11:46 p.m. video by ayman al-zawahiri, the egyptian doctor now believed to be spiritual leader, emir of al-qaeda surfaces. he mourns the death of al-dibi, a top al-qaeda member killed in a drone strike in june. al-zawahiri uses the eulogy to call fighters to avenge alibii death. renewed jihad against the u.s. the video cuts to a clip of his younger brother, muhammad al-zawahiri. something noted by people who study the tapes. early on tuesday, septembe september 11, the u.s. embassy if cairo egypt prepares for expected protests oaf an anti-islam video made in the u.s. a.p. quotes a u.s. official saying embassy security had sent most staff home early, after learning of the upcoming protest. 6:00 a.m., noon cairo time, embassy officials in cairo issue a stat
CNBC
Sep 4, 2012 4:00am EDT
president obama's re-election bid. >>> welcome on today's show. the u.s. is back today. did you enjoy the labor day weekend? >> we were laboring on labor day yesterday, which is appropriate, actually. >> and the data starts, right? the data countdown. >> ism today, jobs report friday. so much happening. >> let's remind what you is on the show today. we'll head out to wrbrussels to hear from the man to talk. and we wait for david cameron to confirm the cabinet reshuffle. >>> as the rba leaves rates on hold we head out to australia to hear from jpmorgan. >>> the democratic convention is set to kick off. >>> one hour into the trade daigle in europe. weighted to the downside at the moment. advances outpaced by decliners. by a little around six to four, a little less than that. let's show you where we stand as far as the ftse 100 is today. the ibex actually up 8% so that market is benefitting from these draghi comments suggesting bond buying wouldn't breach the rules, which is fairly encouraging. euro/dollar -- well, let's show you how that's had an impact on spanish debt yields. up to aro
FOX
Sep 28, 2012 4:00am PDT
the standard range of revisions. labor relations observers say the u.s. is seeing a rise in labor disputes leading to public protests and walkouts within the last year-and-a-half. in our cover story, why is labor using these tools, and will it continue? from public employees in wisconsin and chicago to the private sector - at american airlines, caterpiller and nfl referees - labor is sounding off. "...corporate greed has got to go." "in this last year or two, there's been an outbreak of high-profile cases, so many in fact, which may signal the possibility that we'll see additional ones." why is it happening? some believe the recession has improved just enough to the point where resentment from cutbacks and layoffs - resentment held in check - is now reaching the surface. "we're seeing an explosion in labor-management conflict from recession. people feel as though they've been given a bad deal, so there's a 'festering' effect." the 121 referees in the nfl are a small and highly-specialized labor force. last sunday's controversial game-ending call in seattle proved just how hard they were to
FOX
Sep 26, 2012 6:00am EDT
this rng mon morning. we're in the low to mid-60s. 65 in college park. 64 in camp springs. your forecast for the morning commute. umbrella ready. isolated light showers. mild start from the upper 50s to low 60s. by afternoon, 74 to 77. shower chances mainly north around maryland. a high today 84 degrees. i'll be back with the four-day forecast. right now first 4 traffic. >> thanks, veronica. >>>ere we have a live look from chopper 4 over i-270 as you make your way closer to germantown road, the earlier accident was just allowing the left lane to get by. now it's moved to the right shoulder lane. still seeing delays once you make your way past clarksburg road, you're heavy on the brakes, very heavy on the brakes to father hurley, and then sluggish as you continue towards germantown road. you can see choppers panning out, heavy volume in this area. let's head over to an accident. northbound on gw parkway trying to get to the inner loop of the beltway. that ramp is blocked by an accident involving an overturned vehicle. back in ten minutes with an update. aaron and eun, back over to you. >>
CNBC
Sep 14, 2012 4:00am EDT
starting in the u.s. whirling around the globe, you get a sense of just how strongly people have reacted to the fed decision. >> let's remind you the federal reserve chairman launched that $40 billion stimulus plan to buy mortgage backed securities each month and he's warned these efforts alone may not be enough to protect the economy from the twin shocks. >> the fmoc decided today on new being as electing to expand its purchase of securities and expand its forward guidance regarding the fund rate. specifically the committee will purchase additional mbs at a pace of $40 billion per month. >> so the dow jones on the heels of that announcement yesterday adding 1.5%. that brings to a level of 13,539. and this is just 4% below its all-time high. similar for the s&p 500 and nasdaq. nasdaq from its era bubble highs. small caps posted its fifth highest closing level on record. take a look at what's happening in europe. we've largely seen a follow-on from that positive mentality. 1.5% ftse 100 adding this morning. same for xetra dax. cac 40 up nearly 2%, ibex up better than 2% to a level of 8108
KCSMMHZ
Sep 19, 2012 2:30pm PDT
of bond buying following a similar steps by the european central bank and the u.s. that it. >> the bank of japan says it will pump extra 120 billion euros into the economy and its asset-buying program. hopes that the move will help to boost japan's recovery which has been slow down by weakening exports. >> the japanese central bank's monetary move helped to boost european markets. our markets correspondent sent us this report from the fink -- from the frankfurt stock exchange. >> japan was often the main driver of the german stock market and the massive bond buying program approved the move. the cheap money should help bring the economy back on track and this is good news for traders. the german dax closed with gains. the fact that the main central banks are providing money as cheap as ever is feeling the fear of inflation. the price of gold is seen as a protection against inflation. the price rose to its highest levels in six months and analysts expect new record highs. >> it's a defeat for investors in porsche who say the car maker lied to them. a german court has recommended porsche
CNBC
Sep 4, 2012 3:00pm EDT
for next week. and the s&p is up a fraction after having been sharply lower earlier. now at 1407. meantime, the democrats are kicking off their convention today as election day is a little over two months away. with that in mind, looking at how the markets have done between labor day and election day traditionally. in the months leading up to the re-election of president george w. bush in 2004 it was the best period for the markets among the three most recent election cycles. so as we kick off another cycle, should we expect the same thing? >> we're looking at it. let's get to "closing bell exchange." we have brian belske, alan nukman, chris costantinos and steve leasem steve li esman with us. >> there's a very good chance we give back a little bit of these summer gains that have surprised most investors, as most investors remember back in june, july, were so bearish. market ran in their faces a little bit. remember as bill said at the top of the broadcast, september traditionally is the worst month of the year. would not be surprised if we see some weakness. our call is for a rally before
CNBC
Sep 10, 2012 4:00am EDT
he rea's full interview on u.s. closing bell at about 21:00 central european time. steven, welcome. >> my pleasure. >> your initial thoughts on this italian gdp data and mario monti saying the country won't apply the bailout. >> g did dpvised town. it's too early for any of the policy shiftses to have had an impact. i think with respect to both italy and spain, there's he a tremendous reluctance to accept the potential constraints that would come with taking a program, not so much now because the ecb -- everyone seems to be res assuring them that they feel that they're in compliance. the question is what happens in six months, what happens in a year if there's a slowdown and all of a sudden they find the troica knocking on the door and talking about fiscal issues. what they have succeeded in doing, though, is getting rid of the far tail risks. >> we've heard that a lot, they got rid of the tail risk. >> not all of it, but things get bad enough, they can go to the ecb and say we're signing for the program, ecb will give them a lot of money and that tail risk will disappear. what's s
FOX Business
Sep 6, 2012 11:00am EDT
. thanks to jpmorgan, we have some headlines on goldman sachs. the u.s. appeals court revising some claims against goldman sachs on the mortgage security that it under road. basically digging up some old ideas and claims that could move forward, so they are back, they are alive. goldman sachs still a little bit up on that headline. back to you. dagen: the european central bank came out this morning and said they would step up and buy the debt of troubled m nations like spain. they will have access to ecb credit lines. and then the big dog making a big splash last night, president bill clinton trying to work his magic in the democratic convention in charlotte and he took on the question are you better off than we were four years ago? >> when president barack obama took office, the economy was in freefall, we were losing 750,000 jobs a month. are we going to go to that today? the answer is yes. dagen: art laffer joining us from nashville. what he said was true, that is roughly how many jobs we were losing when president obama took office. >> he is right, he is right. george w. bush was a pre
CNBC
Sep 18, 2012 4:00am EDT
the terms of a possible bailout as bad loans are expected to reach a record high. >>> and u.s. regulators are searching for the cause of monday's rapid plunge in oil prices saying it's unclear if high speed trading played a role. >>> plus mitt romney tried to explain controversial comments, but the republican presidential candidate isn't backing down. >> welcome to today's program. we'll kick off with some news out of friess. finance minister says they will meet the 2012 deficit targets in nominal terms, but not as a percentage of gdp. >> you stack that up against a lot of countries, they would be looking pretty good. unfortunately, they're coming from such high prior deficits and have had to do a lot of adjustment on the spending side. >> various brokers take on the euro group meeting, that they were being allowed another two years sort of suspension of debt repayments. >> and there was a sense they were going to get some extra time, but we'll ask our guests this morning whether this is more or less than the expectation going into that meeting. >> absolutely. >> meanwhile, we'll be joine
PBS
Sep 6, 2012 7:00pm PDT
of the oil fields now being developed by russian oil company s is the size of switzerland. it was first discovered during the soviet era. at that time, there was no way to transport the oil, so it was left untouched for nearly 50 years. >> translator: currently, we have five tanks with a capacity of 3,000 cubic meters. one for processing and four for storage. and construction recently began for two tanks of 10,000 cubic meters. >> reporter: for decades, the population of the local village has been falling. there were no jobs. the oil field development prompted the population boom. it's also brought new infrastructure to the village. >> translator: the number of children has increased, and there are too many to enter our kindergarten. more people are getting married and having babies. we're seeing many new families. >> reporter: at one time, transport of the region's crude oil was handled in part by the trans-siberian railway. but by december of this year, there will be about 4,700 kilometers of pipeline directly connecting the oil fields to the port. more than doubling the export capaci
PBS
Sep 28, 2012 7:00pm PDT
of incidents led to his downfall. his former aide temporarily pled to the u.s. consulate in february. officials cited bo for violating party discipline. they suspended him from the post he held in the political bureau. then in july, police charged bo's wife gu kailai and her aide with murdering british businessman neil haywood. a chinese court handed her a suspended death sentence in august. bo's abuse of power allegation is tied to the role he played in the haywood case. >>> making a decision on bo's future frees up chinese leaders to focus on their transition of power. delegates from across the country will convene in beijing to attend november's congress. the meeting happens every five years. delegates to the 18th congress of the chinese communist party are expected to approve new policies. they will also appoint the next generation of party leaders. vice president xi jinping is slated to succeed hu jintao and assume the top post of general secretary of the communist party. analysts are focusing on the appointments and policy decisions that are made under the new leadership. >>> people in no
FOX
Sep 26, 2012 4:00am PDT
them." but after more than five million iphone 5s were sold in the first weekend, a faster pace than any previous iphone, there are published reports of problems. among them: rattling handsets from a loose battery, faulty wi-fi connections, weather reports mixing up cities, a new map app that has led users in the wrong direction, and a redesigned port that requires owners to buy a new power connector incompatible with previous iphones. "they chose to sock it to their consumers, who they say they love, with a $29 part that costs $1 to produce." at&t has offered iphones since they first appeared in 2007. a spokesman would neither confirm nor deny consumers' complaints, but told of an operating system upgrade. "i have not been given any information on upgrades. i think you have to address those questions with apple." we did ask apple in emails and by phone. we're still waiting for a response. the iphone does have a faster processor, better camera, larger screen and is thinner. the complaints may be satisfied eventually. but after how long? "i think the maps is going to be a six-month fi
FOX Business
Sep 26, 2012 3:00pm EDT
. the stock market hopes the 1425 level in the s&p and more consolidation may be bleed down to the $85 level and that is it because of the geopolitical situation. melissa: it will be fascinating. the middle east and china and the election in this country and it is not a boring time for market participants. thank you very much. always good to talk to you on this show. no home sales down slightly in august from the month of july but my next guest says we are in the second inning of a housing recovery. a fox business exclusive, american century investment portfolio manager you make money on housing. we are only in the first and second inning. i would think it would be more advanced. >> we think the housing market peaked in 2006. we have been in a six year decline in housing. last year with record low mortgage rates and low prices in housing home sales were flat to down. this year we finally saw a change in psychology. new home sales are up and home prices of 4% to 5%. aflac six your sell-off it bottomed. cheryl: and interesting point about recovery and the fact that it was a shift but at the sa
CBS
Sep 30, 2012 7:30am PDT
but is that economy that unusual. the temperatures get into the '90s in the and and certainly woman in yesterday and probably peaking on monday but it's not dramatic. 101 in their field and 100 and livermore it's going to get warm. in this city just 75 degrees talking about that and the forecast for all of the bay area when we come to the weather in a few minutes. >>> fire heavily damaged the law office of the vallejo mayor davis is being investigated as arson. police say an that this data by a disgruntled client of either the mayor or his blog partner with its arsonists as the kremlin as the mayor this year. earlier his motorcycle was stolen from city hall. police are looking into the possibility of domestic terrorism. >>> because of the high-profile nature of who is involved we're characterizing it as a form of domestic terrorism that way we can bring in subject matter experts such as the fbi to utilize resources that this organization may not have. >>> so far off >>> if you remember the killing of the show prosecutors say that giselle kill the 26 to lustrous in a lot of was that she belie
PBS
Sep 27, 2012 5:00pm PDT
to normal as soon as possible. >>> a man who helped shape a u.s. foreign policy are asking both sides to take a step back. he was a senior advisor to george w. bush. we sat down to get his views on the situation. >> reporter: former deputy secretary richard is an expert on security issues in the asia pacific and the japan-u.s. allian. his art is to bring calm to the situation. >> i think japan should do what japan can do to cool tempers, to explain to our public what's at stake here. i realize this is a difficult time for japan because of what will be impending elections but it's also difficult for china because of her impending power transfer, not elections. i think if that can be put in the minds of people clearly we'll have enough time to be able to resolve this in a reasonable way. >> the job of the u.s. is to keep the temperature cool. nay are actively working behind the scenes. >> i know the government of the united states is quietly talking japan and china. we have failed our growing relationship with china. >> amitage view reflects growing concern among american officials. the
CNBC
Sep 17, 2012 9:00am EDT
and perks hurting his ability to recruit talent. but at what price can the u.s. really afford to sell? >>> first, though, can the bulls keep charging ahead? the market's coming off a week in which the dow and s&p each closed at levels not seen since december of '07, spurred by the plan to embark on more stimulus. more than 20% of stocks in the s&p hit some new 52-week highs on friday. and this week markets will focus on earnings from the likes of fedex and oracle as well as economic data on housing. dan, we're going to get starts. we're going to get existing. and already chatter about to what degree the fed's move is going to start to impact mortgage rates and how soon. >> well, i mean, i find it hard to believe, obviously, it will show up in data in the immediate. to the extent that we know monetary professional operates with a lag. this is not a new idea. you're talking anywhere from 12 to 18 months for the full thrust, but let's be clear with respect to housing data this week. we're in the middle of something resembling a housing recovery here. you see this in the home building sto
CNBC
Sep 21, 2012 4:00am EDT
to be the first on the planet to get their hands on the new iphone 5. oh, yeah, 5's alive. there's been a bit of an issue about -- >> french workers striking at the iphone stores in paris. i would imagine apple is one of the few places where you do have some war gainifwa bargaining po days. p. >> silvia will join us and get the view on the spain sticky situation. >> and job cuts in europe. reports of just 30% will have to go and we'll get an expert view from the region. >> plus it is iphone friday except in paris where the striking workers may delay consumers from getting their hands on the latest model. >> and shifting into high gear in singapore ahead of the grand prix. and finance minister saying the country has no intention of asking for help from the bailout funds. today mar yonti will host leaden rome. and let's get out to silvia who is covering the story for us. what's the purpose of this event and can you tell us what we might expect to hear from the leaders this weekend? >> well, we get one meeting after the other. ever since we came back from the summer break, this is a jolly go rou
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